Assessment Academy

Spend less time marking. Track and create learning. Lead great assessment practice to drive pupil progress across your school. Assess Better.

The Project

There has never been a greater need for educators to have high-quality training and support in classroom assessment.

Over the last few years, we at Evidence Based Education have trained thousands of teachers around the world, in assessment and in using research evidence. We have heard similar calls from teachers and school leaders around the world: they felt a need to know how assessment could be done more effectively, and how they could harness it to make a real difference to pupil progress.

Welcome to Assessment Academy

In answer to these calls, in partnership with Durham University’s Professor Rob Coe and Cambridge Assessment, we set about creating such a course that is pragmatic, affordable and evidence-based, applicable to all contexts, subjects and schools. Assessment Academy was born.
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Residential

An intensive four-day course: network with like-minded educators; enjoy expert, evidence-based training; and see inspirational guest speakers

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Online

Do it online: flexible, personalised and evidence-based assessment training to help you mark less, assess better, and improve pupil outcomes

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What if you could #AssessBetter?

Professor Rob Coe and the Assessment Academy team took some time to speak to Andrew Day, Executive Director of Northumberland Church of England Academy, about why he chose to make assessment work for him and his pupils.

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